Workshops at the UAB Libraries: Schedule

Workshops @ UAB Libraries

Check out the current workshop schedule for the UAB Libraries.

For more information, call Lister Hill Library at (205) 934-2231 or Sterne Library at (205) 934-6364.

Workshop Recordings

Check out the recordings for past workshops offered by the UAB Libraries.

Spring 2017 Workshop Schedule

Below is the current workshop schedule for the UAB Libraries.


Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Literature Review Basics                                        5:00 PM – 6:00 PM CST    Online

Have you been asked to write a literature review? This workshop will outline the steps to keep you organized and sane.  We’ll go from brainstorming, to literature search planning, to appraising, to incorporating source material, to revision techniques for your first draft. Improve your process today!


Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Creating Effective Poster Presentations             12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CST Online

Posters are a common medium for communicating information about your research, yet poster creation itself can be frustrating and time consuming.  This workshop will provide an introduction to poster design and will include information on using templates, effective use of images and infographics, and tips and tricks for transporting posters to off-campus locations.


Thursday, March 23, 2017

EndNote Basics  [X8 for Windows]                      12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT Online

This workshop is for Windows users who want to get started with EndNote X8.  Learn how to export citations from databases, organize the library, find full text, and add references in citation styles to papers using Word.


Thursday, March 30, 2017

EndNote Beyond the Basics  [X8 for Windows] 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CDT Online

This workshop is for Windows users who want to move beyond the basics of EndNote X8.  Learn how to manage the library, auto import files, add output styles, use term lists, create bibliographies, convert citations, sync with online account, and share references.


Wednesday, April 5, 2017

EndNote Basics  [X8 for Mac]                                5:00 PM – 6:00 PM CDT    Online

This workshop is for Mac users who want to get started with EndNote X8.  Learn how to export citations from databases, organize the library, find full text, and add references in citation styles to papers using Word.


Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Introduction to APA                                                   5:00 PM – 6:00 PM CDT   Online

Whether you are new to APA style, or whether you have struggled with it in the past, this workshop has something for you.  Come learn some basic APA concepts.  A portion of the workshop will be Q & A, so feel free to come with questions. 


Wednesday, April 19, 2017

EndNote Beyond the Basics  [X8 for Mac]           5:00 PM – 6:00 PM CDT    Online

This workshop is for Mac users who want to move beyond the basics of EndNote X8.  Learn how to manage the library, auto import files, add output styles, use term lists, create bibliographies, convert citations, sync with online account, and share references.

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